Western Lands Policy Analyst
Program/Department: Western Lands
Office Location: Colorado
Area of Focus
Andre advocates for land conservation by developing state-level policy to protect western landscapes. As part of his work for WRA’s Western Lands program, he provides strategic advice on conservation finance mechanisms to shape land management and ensure permanent protections to prevent biodiversity loss and mitigate climate effects. Andre works closely with stakeholders and western communities to protect wildlife and create sustainable local economies.
Andre joined Western Resource Advocates in April 2020. Previously, he worked for the Center for Western Priorities to promote conservation and responsible energy development on public lands and hold federal agencies and land managers accountable. Andre is originally from New Mexico.
Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota.
Favorite thing about the West
Being so close to the all public lands that I own!